Right now, several hundred open job listings from the National Park Service hang in the balance. Approximately 8,000 seasonal postings —from science technicians to custodians to trail builders to interpretive rangers —are also unable to be filled.
Rangers are navigating a dangerous landscape where boiling water flows beneath a fragile rock crust as they search for a man who ... spring at Yellowstone National Park. (all times local): 1 p.m. Officials say an Oregon man has died after leaving a.
As director of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, she's watched the number of people visiting the state parks system grow and then skyrocket to a record-shattering 54 million visits in 2016. That should be a good thing, especially since her.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK ... Rangers suspended their attempts on Wednesday to recover the body of a man who wandered from a designated boardwalk and fell into an acidic hot spring at Yellowstone National Park. Colin Nathaniel Scott, 23, of Portland.
One couple’s search for a parking spot ... for more than 130 calls to Oregon State Police dispatch center in 2007. “We were kind of advised not go to there by ourselves,” said Josie Barnum, a park ranger with the Oregon State Parks Department.
The author was reading from The Hour of Land, her celebration of the national park system. In the Grand Teton National ... From Janet Valenzuela, 24, a Latina Forest Service field ranger from Los Angeles: “We have a lot of lead poisoning in my community.
A witness notified Portland park rangers that there was a man with a gun in the South Park Blocks. Park rangers received a detailed description of the man and his gun from the witness. Responding police officers devised a plan to safely contact the.
Through the Santa Monica College's Environmental Science Department, organizers held a memorial to honor the life of Keven Pineda, a 20-year-old Miami, Florida native who passed away this summer in Oregon . Pineda was actively ... The incident was.
BILLINGS, Mont. — Rangers suspended their attempts on Wednesday to recover the body of a man who wandered from a designated boardwalk and fell into an acidic hot spring at Yellowstone National Park, another in a string of incidents raising concerns over.
Hiker dies in fall at Crater Lake NRToday.com.
Rangers restrict access to the southern portion of the 4-mile-long sand spit that makes up Nehalem Bay State Park beginning in May and continuing through the entirety of the plover nesting season. Now with a confirmed hatchling on the beach, these.